Brazilian Hair Straightening
Want to change your hair from frizzy to fine - from kinky to straight? Let La Clinica's Brazilian Hair Straightening experts show you how it's done!
Also known as Brazilian Keratin Treatment, this treatment can transforms culrs and frizz into silky, straight hair full of volume and shine.
Here are the common questions our experts are asked about the treatment:
Q: How does Brazilian Hair Straigtening work?
A: An active keratin solution is applied to the hair. Keratin is the protein that forms the structure of our hair. After application it is fused onto the outer layer of each hair strand with a 450¡ flat iron. This adds strength to the hair and seals in moisture, resulting in silky smooth hair with shine and body.
Q: How long does a treatment last?
A: On average, The Brazilian Hair Straightening treatment last 3-4 months on non-virgin hair and 2-3 months on virgin (non-chemically treated hair) hair.
Q: I color my hair. How does this affect my use of Brazilian Hair Straigtening?
A: You should have your hair colored right before the treatment. This helps to equalize the porosity of your hair from roots to ends so that the treatment has the most uniform effect possible.
Q: How does hair washing affect the treatment?
A: Because Brazilian Hair Straightening is a temporary treatment, less frequent washing of your hair will extend its lifetime. Certain additional, short term hair washing restrictions immediately following the treatment will be explained to you by our experts when the treatment is performed.
Q: I lead an active, outdoors lifestyle. How does that affect the treatment?
A: Excessive sun exposure and swimming in chlorinated or salty water can diminish the life span of the treatment.
Q: Does my choice of shampoo affect the life span of the treatment?
A: Yes, a shampoo that contains Sodium Chloride should be avoided. Shampoos with UV protection are recommended. La Clinica's Brazilian Hair Straightening experts will recommend appropriate products when you come in for your treatment.
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